Universal CityWalk at Universal Orlando Resort is as popular with locals as it is with visitors. The 30-acre entertainment complex perfect for a family night out, evening with friends, romantic date or celebration. In addition to bars, restaurants, nightclubs and shopping, CityWalk is home to the award-winning Blue Man Group show, Universal Cineplex 20 with IMAX movie theater, putt putt course Hollywood Drive-In Golf, and concert and entertainment venue Hard Rock Live.
Restaurants at CityWalk include Jimmy Buffet's Margaritaville, Emeril's Restaurant, Bob Marley — A Tribute to Freedom, The Bubba Gump Shrimp Co., Hard Rock Cafe Orlando, NASCAR Sports Grill, NBA City, Pastamore Ristorante & Market, and Pat O'Brien's. The Top of the Walk Food Court offers the Burger King Whopper Bar, Moe's Southwest Grill, Panda Express and Fusion Bistro Sushi & Sake Bar.
Popular evening locales are Red Coconut Club, Fat Tuesday, the groove, and the karaoke club CityWalk's Rising Star.
While you're at CityWalk, get some shopping done at Cigarz, Element, The Endangered Species Store, Fossil, Fresh Produce, The Island Clothing Co., Quiet Flight Surf Shop, Universal Studios Store, Hart & Huntington Tattoo Co. (where, yes, you can also get a tattoo!), as well as all of the restaurant shops.
Admission to Universal CityWalk is free, however individual restaurants, clubs and entertainment venues may have costs or cover charges. Hours vary throughout the year, so make sure to check the website.
Parking is available in the Universal Orlando Resort parking garage for $16 per vehicle, or $22 for preferred parking and RV/bus parking. From 6-10 p.m. parking is $5, and it's free after 10 p.m. Florida residents park free after 6 p.m. with proof of residency. Valet parking is also available, and rates vary.
Universal Orlando Resort includes theme parks Universal Studios Florida and Islands of Adventure; dining and shopping at Universal CityWalk; and hotels Loews Royal Pacific Resort, Hard Rock Hotel, Loews Portofino Bay Hotel, and Universal’s Cabana Bay Beach Resort (opening 2014).
Universal Orlando Resort's main entrances are located on Kirkman Road and International Drive.
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